political theory

»Democracy and Truth«, 13-15 March in Bremen

The progam for the conference of the DVPW-Section Political Theory and History of Ideas has arrived!

The conference »Democracy and Truth« takes place in Bremen in the House of Science from 13-15 March. Conference language is German. Find out mor on …

Interview on Politics and Truth

The journal diskurs just published an interview with me by Clelia Minnetian and Janosik Herder. It is mostly about the relationship between politics and truth and what that means for post-structuralist social sciences.

You can finde a PDF of the …

Video of my talk »Fighting with Untruth. The Actuality of a Critique of Reason« [in German]

If you have missed my talk or want to see it again, there is now a video. There are further existing talks in the lecture series »Frankfurter Positionen 2018/19« which you can finde on the poster.

CfP: Democracy and Truth

Martin Nonhoff and I are organising the spring conferecne of the DVPW-Section Political Theory and History of Ideas in March 2019. The conference topic (and title) is »Democracy and Truth«. You can find the call for papers by clicking on »Read more« …

Vom Nutzen und Nachteil der Moralphilosophie in der Politischen Theorie

In Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung, 1 November 2017, Julian Culp reviewed the special issue of the journal Mittelweg 36 that Martin Nonhoff and I edited: Politische Theorie in der Krise. Now our reply has been published in FAZ, 27 Dezember 2017.

The Birth of Austerity

Together with Thomas Biebricher I have put together a rather special edited volume: The Birth of Austerity. German Ordoliberalism and Contemporary Neoliberalism provides key texts from core thinkers of ordoliberalism, some of them translated into …

Stichworte zur politischen Situation der Zeit. Ein kritischer Sammelband thematisiert »Die große Regression«

Suhrkamp publishes today a collection of essays called »Die große Regression. Eine internationale Debatte zur geistigen Situation der Zeit« which will be published in several countries more or less simulteaneously. My review of some of the political …